Desalpur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Desalpur is a medium size village located in Khargram Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 316 families residing. The Desalpur village has population of 1387 of which 736 are males while 651 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Desalpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 166 which makes up 11.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Desalpur village is 885 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Desalpur as per census is 824, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Desalpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Desalpur village was 75.51 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Desalpur Male literacy stands at 82.02 % while female literacy rate was 68.23 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Desalpur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Desalpur village.

Desalpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 316 - -
Population 1,387 736 651
Child (0-6) 166 91 75
Schedule Caste 836 444 392
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 75.51 % 82.02 % 68.23 %
Total Workers 424 405 19
Main Worker 394 - -
Marginal Worker 30 25 5

Caste Factor

In Desalpur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 60.27 % of total population in Desalpur village. The village Desalpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Desalpur village out of total population, 424 were engaged in work activities. 92.92 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.08 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 424 workers engaged in Main Work, 152 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 157 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149